Teaching Assistant

Manchester, Greater Manchester
JN -022019-195150_1550147775
Date Posted:14 Feb 2019
  1. Teaching Assistant
£55 - £70 per day
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant

Manchester, Greater Manchester
Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for an enthusiastic and innovative Teaching Assistant to start ASAP! This is a full-time role, with the potential of a permanent contract for the right candidate.

The candidate
To join us and be successful in this Teaching Assistant role, you will need to:
* Hold relevant qualifications up to TA Level 2
* Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional references checks
* Have a CV with 10 years employment history included and any employment breaks must be explained
* Have the legal right to work in the UK

The role

The role itself will involve supporting students in KS3 and KS4, in the classroom, and in small groups or 1 to 1. The role will include working with various students across a range of subject areas, as well the classroom teachers, so you must be able to take initiative as well as follow direction.

The school is looking for a Teaching Assistant that can deliver support to students with range of backgrounds, needs and abilities. Therefore, you must have the ability to build relationships with staff and students alike. You must be a committed practitioner, who will want to attain the highest standards in teaching and learning throughout the role. You will need to be a collaborative and driven individual who will support and assist on the delivery of the subjects. A strong level of behaviour management is required for this role, so you must have behaviour management strategies that can be utilised effectively.

The school

We are recruiting on behalf of a well-established secondary school, which caters for students from 11 -16 years old. They pride themselves on an induction programme leading to excellent professional development opportunities and are fully committed to the progress of their staff, as well as their students.

The school is based in South Manchester, with excellent public transport links and ample parking available.

After visiting this school, I was incredibly impressed by the welcoming and inclusive feeling that is present throughout the corridors.

As a Teaching Assistant, you will have the support of a cohesive and committed team of teachers who work collaboratively to maintain high standards and expectations, plus:
· a well-equipped school with interactive white boards
· the successful Teaching Assistant will be provided with a comprehensive induction package and a wide range of CPD opportunities for all staff

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To apply for this position, or hear more about the exciting opportunities we have here at Tradewind, please call the Manchester office on 0161 674 0138, or email victoria.rimmer@twrecruitment.com

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

We are proud to be listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, for the 2nd year running!

We're proud to be a small part in the biggest challenge, educating the next generation.